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Student union

Now in its fourth year, the Smart Office project is not one to pay lip service to the idea of…
15 Oct 2008

Tom Vecchione

Hierarchy is dying at work and Tom Vecchione, director of workplace strategy for Gensler Design and Planning, sees architects and…
15 Oct 2008

A traditional visionary

Antonio Citterio fights off the label of a signature designer. “I’m a banker, you know, or like a guy who…
15 Oct 2008

Sebastian Conran

Sebastian Conran has design pedigree running through his veins. After studying industrial design engineering at the Central School of Design,…
17 Sep 2008

Luke Pearson

Q: PearsonLloyd seems particularly interested in creating furniture for the shared work environment. Why?
17 Sep 2008

Paul Scrivener

I am not big into these rock star architects and designers,” says Paul Scrivener, director of design at London’s market-leading…
17 Sep 2008

Michael Young

Maybe it’s the name that subconsciously creates an expectation of juvenility, but when Michael Young jumps out of his car…
08 Aug 2008

Ready for takeoff

Once upon a time there were three architecture students: Karim El-Ishmawi, Chris Middleton and Martin Jacobs. They met at university…
08 Aug 2008

Eric Parry

At about four or five most mornings, Eric Parry leaves his tiny flat in Golden Lane, Islington, and makes the…
18 Jul 2008

Peter Opsvik

Peter Opsvik is hopping from foot to foot as he talks, gesturing enthusiastically. He is making a point that is…
18 Jul 2008

In praise of the everyday

It might seem strange, but in the riot of competing egos and jostling brands that constituted this year’s Milan furniture…
18 Jul 2008

Jack Pringle

There’s no secret to maintaining a healthy balance between work and play, says Jack Pringle. You simply put down what…
17 Jun 2008

CuldeSac

Even on a distinctly damp evening in Islington, the passion that CuldeSac displays for its home country and how it…
17 Jun 2008

Eye to eye

If you were to create a bespoke duo as a symbol for contemporary British design, you’d come up with something…
17 Jun 2008

Katrina Kostic Samen

On her website, a nonchalant Katrina Kostic Samen is perched elegantly half in and half out of a helicopter. As…
13 May 2008

Shawn Littrell

It’s all about the materials with Shawn Littrell. Starting out with a range of carbon-fibre road bikes at the start…
13 May 2008

Keeping it clean

The best way to describe Industrial Facility is its direct contrast to celebrity design culture. Philippe Starck is the obvious…
13 May 2008

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